|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for firefox RHSA-2012:1407-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL
Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.
Multiple flaws were found in the location object implementation in Firefox.
Malicious content could be used to perform cross-site scripting attacks,
bypass the same-origin policy, or cause Firefox to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2012-4194, CVE-2012-4195, CVE-2012-4196)
For technical details regarding these flaws, refer to the Mozilla security
advisories for Firefox 10.0.10 ESR. You can find a link to the Mozilla
advisories in the References section of this erratum.
Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues.
Upstream acknowledges Mariusz Mlynski, moz_bug_r_a4, and Antoine
Delignat-Lavaud as the original reporters of these issues.
All Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
Firefox version 10.0.10 ESR, which corrects these issues. After installing
the update, Firefox must be restarted for the changes to take effect.
firefox on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-4194|
BugTraq ID: 56301
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2012:1407
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2012:1413
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2012:1426 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2012:1412 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-4195
BugTraq ID: 56302
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-4196
BugTraq ID: 56306
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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